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Champions League
Tottenham deserving of Champions League progression
08:00 Saturday 20th April 2019

The Champions League is renowned for producing classic matches that make for exciting viewing anytime, anywhere. The 2005 final at the Ataturk Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey, involving Liverpool and AC Milan quickly comes to mind. Barcelona's…

Premier League
How injury is ruining Benjamin Mendy's prospects at Manchester City
09:00 Tuesday 27th November 2018

Benjamin Mendy is arguably the most unlucky left back in the Premier League today. Such is not often said about players who find their way to Manchester City. If nothing else, footballers dread two things: lack of playing time and…

Premier League
Are West Ham missing that extra firepower without Andriy Yarmolenko?
17:00 Thursday 8th November 2018

After signing with West Ham United, Andriy Yarmolenko had made a positive start to life in London. His two goals in nine games may not sound great, but for an introductory Premier League season he had just started to put his foot on the gas.…

Equal Time: Why the international break does more harm than good
17:00 Saturday 8th September 2018

Already?! I hear you cry. Yes indeed, the first international break for the season is already upon us. It feels like just as things were clicking nicely into gear, domestic football was put on hold for a fortnight. For Premier League fans,…

Marcos Rojo return: Where does he play?
12:30 Wednesday 18th October 2017

Marcos Rojo returns to Manchester United's fold following an April injury. Where will the Argentine defender fit into Jose Mourinho's team? News emerged that Rojo is included in the Red Devils' travelling squad for today's match at SL Benfica,…

Premier League
N'Golo Kante injury proves he’s human after all
12:00 Monday 9th October 2017

On Saturday, looking for their first victory in Bulgaria in 85 years, Les Blues were sweating profusely at the Vasil Levski. Play stops on the 34th minute, a player is injured - no, it can't be N'Golo Kante? Yes, it is! But he's not human,…

Chelsea's failure to sign an additional striker in summer proves costly
16:00 Saturday 7th October 2017

The writing was on the wall: a lack of transfer activity in summer would come back to haunt Chelsea. Although it was downplayed, it already appears to be rearing its ugly head. Antonio Conte was far from satisfied with the Blues recent transfer…

Alvaro Morata faces 6 weeks out injured: The good, the bad, the terrible
11:00 Wednesday 4th October 2017

It's happened to Chelsea. Their worst fears have become a stark reality. Star striker, Alvaro Morata, will be sidelined for nearly two months! Let's take a look at what it means for Chelsea; so many negatives, but are there positives or in-betweens?…

Watford will miss Chalobah but it's an opportunity for Will Hughes to shine
11:30 Saturday 30th September 2017

Nathaniel Chalobah has been one of Watford's best performers this season, but a freak knee injury in training has him sidelined until the start of 2018. Now's the time for fellow summer signing, Will Hughes to step up and prove he's ready for…

Aguero and Jesus: The new Yorke and Cole?
20:00 Friday 22nd September 2017

Who would've thought a Brazilian and Argentine could coexist in the same team? The way the second half of last season was panning out, it looked this season would be Aguero vs. Jesus instead of a partnership.  Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus…

Premier League
Kieran Trippier awaits results of ankle injury scan
10:30 Tuesday 8th August 2017

Tottenham Hotspur were probably the Premier League's overachievers last season. Finishing second, behind Chelsea was more than what Mauricio Pochettino could have hoped for. But right in the lead up to the new season, Spurs could face a possible…

Premier League
Arsenal star Santi Cazorla suffers another injury setback.
14:00 Friday 2nd June 2017

Here we go again I hear you say, Arsenal's new Abou Diaby has provided us with more bad news on his fitness. Santi Cazorla has revealed that he will be out on the sidelines for longer than expected. Ever since we reported to you that Santi…

This Is My Club
Jack Butland - The return of a quality English goalkeeper
10:00 Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Many of us are aware that some Premier League clubs have gems of goalkeepers. But it is not often you see English keepers at the very highest level. Goalkeepers like Jack Butland, Tom Heaton, Jordan Pickford, Fraser Forster and Ben Foster,…

Claudio Bravo's injury could be a blessing for Pep Guardiola
11:00 Saturday 29th April 2017

Pep Guardiola's first season in the Premier League has not quite gone to plan for the Manchester City boss. From poor performances, bad decisions and even worse transfers, the former Bayern Munich manager needed a lift. He may just have gotten…

Will Eden Hazard's injury woes affect Chelsea's title hopes?
15:10 Wednesday 22nd March 2017

The Blues have pulled 10 points clear of their closest title rival. However, one of the key players who has been pivotal to Chelsea's title push has become an injury worry and is set to be sidelined for a couple of weeks. Will this have an…